Barbara and Manuel

Last year Susan and I had the wonderful good fortune to be invited to the wedding of Barbara and Manuel in Abruzzo Italy. This story actually starts at another wedding, in Cuba. Joe’s nephew, Mario, was being married to his sweetheart, Ivona, last January 6th. Mario...

A Day in Havana

A Day in Havana We take a day Tour into Havana and take in a Night Club On our way to Havana Katie and Jimmy on the bus to Havana In the lobby of our hotel there was a tour operator who was available for a few hours each day and we could book trips. We only had a few...

The Wedding

Mario & Ivona A beautiful Wedding in an Incredible Setting A wedding is the happiest of events. I love the weddings I have been invited to. So much joy and excitement, not to mention the food. If I am invited, I go. And when we were invited to a wedding in Cuba...

The Caribbean

The Caribbean The waters around Cuba are beautiful, warm and inviting. Until this trip my experience with the Caribbean was limited to a crossing from Cartagena in Columbia to Fort Lauderdale to Florida on a cruise ship. And of course there was my week in Anguila...

The Laguna Azul

The Laguna Azul The Laguna Azul was a beautiful “All Inclusive” hotel on a magnificent beach. Our stay was a delight! Joe and Christina at the entrance to the hotel grounds on a beautiful day! When we were invited to go to Cuba for Ivona and Mario’s...

Italy 2014

Italy 2014 We travel to Joe’s Abruzzo for Barbara and Manuel’s wedding and then on to Susan’s family in Tuscany for two weeks. In August and September of 2014 Susan and I went to Italy with Christina and Joe. We spent two weeks in Abruzzo with Joes...